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One punch death: Family raise more than £3,000 for hospital

The family of a man who died after being hit by a single punch on a night out have raised more than £3,000 for the hospital which tried to save his life.

Darron Januszkiewicz

Darron Januszkiewicz passed away a week after he was attacked on his way home in Doncaster a year ago.

His family, who live near Doncaster, say they want to give something back to the neurological unit at the Royal Hallamshire hospital in Darron's memory.


Woman from Doncaster reported missing

Credit: South Yorkshire Police

A woman has been reported missing in Doncaster.

Police say Sarah Hobbs, 45, hasn't been seen or heard since this morning detectives are keen to speak to anyone who has spoken to her or who knows where she may be.

Sarah is described as a white, female, 5ft tall, slim build, mousy brown hair (usually worn in a pony tail).

Pensioner, 82, missing from Doncaster

Police are concerned for the welfare of a pensioner who has gone missing from his home in Doncaster.

Colin Smith - who has gone missing from Doncaster

Colin Smith was last seen at 8.40pm on Friday April 28 at his home in the Thorne area of the town.

The 82-year-old is described as slim, around 5ft 10ins tall, with short grey hair and a slight beard. It is not known what he was wearing at the time of his disappearance.


Police close Doncaster rape investigation

Detectives investigating the reported rape of a 16-year-old girl in the Balby area of Doncaster earlier this week have closed the case after concluding that the incident did not happen.

Police carried out a thorough investigation following the allegations.

They now say that fresh information received this evening suggests 'this incident did not take place.'

“While we are confident this incident didn’t occur, we will work with our partner agencies to ensure that the complainant receives all of the support she needs as at the heart of this matter is a child who requires support.”

– Detective Sergeant Debra Renwick

Police appeal over missing Doncaster man

Police are appealing for help to find a man who has gone missing from Doncaster.

Colin Derbyshire Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Colin Derbyshire who is 42-years-old was last seen in Hallam Close in Bessacarr at around 7.40pm on Sunday April 23. Police believe he left the area driving a silver Vauxhall Insignia, registration plate DU09 XHZ.

Mr Derbyshire has not been in touch since. He is described as being about 5ft 10ins tall, and was wearing jeans, a t-shirt and trainers. He may also be carrying a gym bag.

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